Mapping the World of Women's Information Services

The database

Mapping the World of Women's Information Services is an online database in which you can find information on women's information centres and libraries that are open to the public. It currently contains more than 350 women's information centres from over 140 countries and is updated weekly.

The database can be used to find details on the goals of these organizations and the subjects of their collections. It can be searched for addresses, website links and more.

Click here to search the database.

What kind of centres are in the database?

Quick Reference Guide
The English and French Quick Reference Guide of the Mapping the World Database can be ordered for free via [email protected].
The Guide is also available online in English, French, English PDF format and French PDF format .

Is the Women's Information Centre you work for not published in the Mapping the World database? You can participate by filling in the data of your centre or institution on the online form.
Click here to access the form.

Partners in the Mapping the World-project are: Unesco (Paris), Alai (Equador), Enda Synfev (Senegal) and the African Gender Institute (South Africa).

Contact address
IIAV / Mapping the World
Obiplein 4
1094 RB Amsterdam
The Netherlands
Telephone: +31-20-6650820

For questions or more information please contact: [email protected]